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FilmLacan

Film, Lacan and the Subject of Religion: A Psychoanalytic Approach to Religious Film Analysis

S. Nolan

London and New York: Continuum, 2009. Pp. xii, 219. Hb.

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Reviewed by Robert Pope, University of Wales, Trinity St David


PilgrimsFireMovies

Of Pilgrims and Fire: When God Shows Up at the Movies

R. M. Anker

Grand Rapids, MI, and Cambridge: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2010. Pp. x, 249. Pb.

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Reviewed by Chris Deacy, University of Kent


ImmoralBible

The Immoral Bible: Approaches to Biblical Ethics

E. W. Davies

London and New York: T. and T. Clark Internation, 2010. Pp. x, 172. Pb.

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Reviewed by Adrian Thatcher, University of Exeter


SermonMountTemple

The Sermon on the Mount in the Light of the Temple

J. W. Welch

Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2009. Pp. xii, 254. Hb.

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Reviewed by Warren Carter, Brite Divinity School, Fort Worth, Texas


AntiHumanTheology

Anti-Human Theology: Nature, Technology and the Post Natural

P. M. Scott

London, SCM Press, 2010. Pp. xiv, 208. Pb.

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Reviewed by Mark Bernstein, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana


ChiefRabbis

Britain's Chief Rabbis and the Religious Character of Anglo-Jewry, 1880-1970

B. J. Elton

Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press, 2009. Pp. x, 290. Hb.

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Reviewed by Jonathan Romain, Maidenhead Synagogue


MetroAnthony

Metropolitan Anthony of Sourozh: Essential Writings

G. Crow, ed.

Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2010. Pp. 189. Pb.

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Reviewed by Michael Bourdeaux, Oxford


SpiritCounsel

Spiritual Counsel in the Anglican Tradition

D. Hein and C. R. Henery, eds.

Cambridge: James Clarke and Co., 2010. Pp. xviii, 177. Pb.

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Reviewed by Gordon Mursell, Kirkcudbright


ReligYouth

Religion and Youth

S. Collins-Mayo and P. Dandelion, eds.

Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2010. Pp. xxiv, 278. Pb.

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Reviewed by Sally Nash, Midlands Centre for Youth Ministry, St John's Nottingham


FuturePreaching

The Future of Preaching

G. Stevenson, ed.

London, SCM Press, 2010. Pp. xiv, 226. Pb.

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Reviewed by Rosalind Brown, Durham Cathedral